"Breaking the Color Barrier in Major League Baseball"

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park Friday May 18 2012 9:30 - 21:00
Pulled from the baseball card collection of Jefferson R. Burdick, an enthusiast whose archive now resides permanently at the Met, the 60 cards here highlight some of the first black baseball players—Jackie Robinson, Larry Doby and Satchel Paige included—to move from the Negro Leagues to the majors 65 years ago.
Venue name: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Contact:
Address: 1000 Fifth Ave
New York
10028
Cross street: at 82nd St
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.
Transport: Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St
Price: Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, children under 12 free